I attended the beautiful fireworks display in Clark on July 4th. As a veteran I was very disturbed that they didn’t begin the fireworks display with the National Anthem.
By David K. Rehbein
A young girl picking daisies opens one of the most infamous political ads ever devised. It is suggested her life is about to end violently and quickly as a nuclear mushroom cloud appears.
RAHWAY– Community residents enjoyed Rahway Family Tennis Day held at Berzinec Park tennis courts on June 27.
CRANFORD—Best Friend Dog and Animal Adoption will hold a pet adoption on Sunday, July 19, at The Mill, 347 Lincoln Avenue East, Cranford, from 1-4 p.m.
ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy, an all-female Catholic college prep high school in Elizabeth, has released its fourth quarter honor roll. Forty-eight students at the Academy were honored for their outstanding academic performance.
CLARK — East Coast Conditioning leads the Clark Men’s Softball League with a 12-1 record, as of July 5.
EDISON—The Next Stage Ensemble, the traveling company of The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, will present William Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew” on Tuesday, Aug. 4, at 1:30 p.m. at the Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County, 1775 Oak Tree Road, Edison.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Center Partnership will host Bike Night on Wednesday, July 15, on Cherry Street in Downtown Rahway from 5:30 to 9 p.m.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Three dozen world language students from Union Catholic High School in Scotch Plains attained national recognition for excellent performance on the 2009 National Spanish Examination.
LINDEN – The city’s Department of Public Property and Community Services is offering free concerts and movies at the Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade this summer.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK—Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County invites you to learn about agriculture and the environment.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK—On Tuesday, July 21 at 6:30 PM, Elijah’s Promise Culinary School will hosting their Farm to Table event at the EARTH Center. The object of the Farm to Table series, is to bring attention to the value of purchasing locally grown produce, which reduces pollution created by shipping food long distances.
WOODBRIDGE– East Meets West at the Barron Arts Center when they host the unique traveling exhibition “Stripes,” a collaborative United States and Japan rug hooking exhibit opening on Friday, July 10.